Happy End

Friday, November 21, 2014 - 7:00pmWhittemore Theater, Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 1:00pmWhittemore Theater

Join senior Olivia Schaaf and a talented cast for her rendition of Happy End, the classic musical comedy by Bertolt Brecht, Kurt Weill, and Elisabeth Hauptmann. Brecht and Weill wrote Happy End, in which Roaring '20s Chicago gangsters collide with a band from the Salvation Army, the year after the resounding success of their Threepenny Opera. Meet Billy Cracker, Hallelujah Lil, Sam "Mammy" Wurlitzer, and a colorful cast of missionaries, musicians, and mobsters in this light-hearted musical.

  • Undergraduate